A major recall from Ford.
The automaker is recalling over 62,000 vehicles in Canada, because the steering wheel can detach from the steering column causing the driver to lose control.
The recall is for certain Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ cars in the model years 2014-2018. They include:
2014-17 Ford Fusion vehicles built at Flat Rock Assembly Plant, Aug. 6, 2013, to Feb. 29, 2016.
2014-18 Ford Fusion vehicles built at Hermosillo Assembly Plant, July 25, 2013, to March 5, 2018.
2014-18 Lincoln MKZ vehicles built at Hermosillo Assembly Plant, July 25, 2013, to March 5, 2018.
In all, over 1.4 million vehicles are affected.
Ford is also recalling 515 of its Focus vehicles because of a clutch plate fracture which can cause fire.
2013-16 Ford Focus vehicles with 1.0-litre Fox GTDI engines and B6 manual transmissions built at Michigan Assembly Plant, July 21, 2014, to June 30, 2016.
2013-15 Ford Fusion vehicles with 1.6-litre Sigma GTDI engines and B6 manual transmissions built at Hermosillo Assembly Plant, March 9, 2012, to June 28, 2014.
While 0ver 500 Focuses are being recalled in Canada, Ford says the total recall is almost 6000 across North America.